COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
UMBC campuses are closed, but courses are now online and employees are working remotely.
Skip to Main Content

Japanese Study Abroad

Students have various opportunities to study abroad in Japan.

Nagoya Castle

UMBC has direct connection with the following universities:

1. Tuition agreement: J.F. Obirin University [桜美林大学], Machida, Tokyo
2. Exchange program agreement: Nanzan University [南山大学], Nagoya, Aichi

Nanzan University Scholarship Information


Other universities that UMBC students have studied at includes:

Peace Park in Hiroshima

Sophia University [上智大学], Tokyo
Hiroshima University [広島大学], Hiroshima
Kwansei Gakuin University [関西学院大学], Hyogo


Study Abroad Scholarship:

Japan Student Services Organization (JASSO)

Tanaka & Green Scholarship [The Japan-America Society of Washington DC]


Resource for Study Abroad in Japan:

American Association of Teachers of Japanese (AATJ)



Study Abroad Office
Study Abroad Program Search
Studying Japanese in Summer

Japanese Area Home